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6919 reviews in the archive.
Where Purchased: instrumental Savings
The banjo has average volum but it has a lot of rattles and bussing
Sound Rating: 4
The banjo came with the bridge in a bag and the head very loose strings just barley started on the pegs
Setup Rating: 2
This banjo was advertised with block inlays on the finger board the peg head clean just the hohner name. When I received it it had dot inlays and a cheap peg head with painted scroll. it looks like there cheap hb25 neck
Appearance Rating: 1
This banjo comes with a friction fifth peg which will have to be replaced very soon.
Reliability Rating: 4
I have been trying to get them to answer a phone call since Feb. and they will not return my call. They have answered my e-mail but now say to bad it has been over 30 days. They have been very un helpfull in getting this mater settled. The Hohner co. that the banjo was shipped from admited they had changed but refused to be of any help.
Customer Service: 1
The tail piece addjusting screw was frozen up and was to far down putting to much load on the bridge. It was very hard to get moving and adjust the tail piece
Components Rating: 2
This banjo has been a big problem since the day I got it I would never have another one from these people.
Overall Rating: 2
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